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Contra (NES)

Developer:Konami
Publisher:Konami
Genre:Run and Gun
First released:February 1988
Title ScreenhotIn-game Screenshot

Achievements

There are 40 achievements worth 533 (3747) points.
Authors: (16), (15), (8), (1).

 
Jungle Fever
 
won by 4435 (2602) of 5242 (84.61%)
(5)
Clear Stage 1
Bomb The Base
 
won by 3422 (2080) of 5242 (65.28%)
(5)
Clear Stage 2
A Salmon With A Spread Shot
 
won by 2865 (1757) of 5242 (54.65%)
In Your Base, Killing Your Dudes
 
won by 2384 (1464) of 5242 (45.48%)
Siberian Warfare
 
won by 2120 (1317) of 5242 (40.44%)
(7)
Clear Stage 5
End of The Zoners
 
won by 1887 (1172) of 5242 (36.00%)
(7)
Clear Stage 6
Minecart Mayhem
 
won by 1762 (1075) of 5242 (33.61%)
(8)
Clear Stage 7
Humanity Saved...For Now
 
won by 1728 (1052) of 5242 (32.96%)
Hydrophobia
 
won by 3285 (2087) of 5242 (62.67%)
(5)
Complete first stage without touching water!
Who Ordered Fries?
 
won by 3429 (2097) of 5242 (65.41%)
(1)
Get electrocuted
Anti-Turretism Part 1
 
won by 986 (750) of 5242 (18.81%)
(12)
Destroy every turret advancing through the Stage 2
Anti-Turretism Part 2
 
won by 685 (537) of 5242 (13.07%)
(16)
Destroy every turret advancing through the Stage 4
Spiky Sniper
 
won by 699 (515) of 5242 (13.33%)
(6)
Lie down on the spiky wall in the Hangar
That Old Classic
 
won by 2519 (1482) of 5242 (48.05%)
(0)
Enter the Konami Code at the title screen
Fold the Door
 
won by 310 (254) of 5242 (5.91%)
(64)
Open 1st base. On boss screen use lasers, don't jump or shoot diagonally
Oculus Drift
 
won by 440 (337) of 5242 (8.39%)
(46)
Defeat Ocular Fire without destroying any of its projectiles or turrets (No K-code)
I Have My Arms But I Must Scream
 
won by 147 (117) of 5242 (2.80%)
(319)
Defeat Shadow Beast without hurting its arms or jumping (No K-code)
Phantom Penance
 
won by 150 (122) of 5242 (2.86%)
(304)
Defeat Phantom without hitting any of its projectiles or destroying turret
Gambol Zero
 
won by 265 (218) of 5242 (5.06%)
(73)
Make the Anti-Gravity Shuttle reappear 7 times without killing its projectiles
Ever Dance with the Giant with no Moonlight?
 
won by 281 (231) of 5242 (5.36%)
(69)
Without shooting tease the Armored Giant by moving around and avoiding him
Enemy Behind the Gates
 
won by 192 (156) of 5242 (3.66%)
(249)
Open the lair staying away from the door and not destroying the mortars
Die-pass Operation
 
won by 360 (267) of 5242 (6.87%)
(54)
Don't hurt anything else fighting Emperor Demon Evil Heart Gomera Mosking
There Is No Ammo in the Jungle
 
won by 326 (291) of 5242 (6.22%)
(61)
Reach the boss on Stage 1 without shooting or dying
There Are No Rounds in the Waterfall
 
won by 167 (134) of 5242 (3.19%)
(280)
Reach the boss on Stage 3 without shooting or dying (No K-code)
There Are No Bullets in the Energy Zone
 
won by 252 (191) of 5242 (4.81%)
(75)
Reach the boss on Stage 6 without shooting a single bullet (No K-code)
The Jungle Challenge
 
won by 902 (691) of 5242 (17.21%)
(25)
Don't press left in the Jungle and clear the stage (No K-code)
The Base 1 Challenge
 
won by 815 (630) of 5242 (15.55%)
(27)
Don't hurt turrets fighting 2nd Boss (No K-code)
The Waterfall Challenge
 
won by 496 (404) of 5242 (9.46%)
(41)
Don't press up or down and get to the Boss on the Waterfall stage (No K-code)
The Base 2 Challenge
 
won by 284 (209) of 5242 (5.42%)
(68)
Enter and clear Stage 4 using only F weapon
The Snow Field Challenge
 
won by 338 (254) of 5242 (6.45%)
(58)
Get all items on Stage 5 without losing a life
The Energy Zone Challenge
 
won by 212 (150) of 5242 (4.04%)
(226)
Kill 10 Gunners without hitting any other object in Energy Zone stage (No K-Code)
The Hangar Challenge
 
won by 222 (171) of 5242 (4.24%)
(85)
Enter and clear Stage 7 using only L weapon
The Alien's Lair Challenge
 
won by 299 (239) of 5242 (5.70%)
(66)
Kill Emperor Demon Java without shooting diagonally
Hi-Score Win
 
won by 4539 (2477) of 5242 (86.59%)
(5)
Beat the default Hi-Score as player 1 (No K-code)
Hi-Score Freak!
 
won by 2341 (1014) of 5242 (44.66%)
(13)
Get 750,000 Points (No K-code)
Walking Tall
 
won by 122 (110) of 5242 (2.33%)
(761)
Complete the game without crouching (allowed in Energy Zone) Hint-Jump on base stage
Ace Soldier
 
won by 985 (595) of 5242 (18.79%)
(60)
Clear the game (No K-code)
Gunless
 
won by 300 (251) of 5242 (5.72%)
(161)
Don't pickup any weapon including R and win the game! (No K-code)
Red Falcon Recapitulation
 
won by 328 (275) of 5242 (6.26%)
(151)
Finish second loop of the game
Alien Master
 
won by 344 (227) of 5242 (6.56%)
(281)
Win the game with the lives you started with. (fails after 3 deaths) (No K-code)
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Recent comment(s):
18 Jul 15:45 2017
The achievement Oculus Drift works
19 Jul 7:50 2017
Yeah, now it seems to work, weird...
19 Jul 7:59 2017
6553500 points is max score in this game. It can't be beat. Sad -_-
19 Jul 21:00 2017
The new leaderboard submits at the end of the game. You can't loop. Hitting max isn't the same. Though it's probably possible in one game if you're crazy about it.
19 Jul 21:10 2017
You can't get any more points, after u achieve 6553500 score. I tested this today, and i can't get any more of point's. That's why 13 people in leaderboard High Score have exactly this number of score 6553500.
20 Jul 1:35 2017
I know. The top two leaderboards on the list are retired now. Check the forum for details.
30 Jul 3:00 2017
i am excite
30 Jul 21:14 2017
A game's wall really isn't the ideal place for bug reports. Better to use the ticket system or just pm the dev. If you do use the wall to report bugs it's really ideal to delete your comment if the bug is fixed so it's not confusing to other users.
31 Jul 3:11 2017
If you're leaving old bug posts on game page walls you're misinforming the community. For anyone, please remove such posts if you read this.
31 Jul 4:57 2017
"I Have My Arms But I Must Scream" works and you're allowed to die. "Enemy Behind The Gates" also works now.
5 Aug 17:42 2017
No offense, but some of these 'new' achievements are really tedious. The whole game without crouching, even in stages 2&4 ? 'You have to jump and shoot before you land' ? Oo Seriously ? If anyone finds that it's a fun way to play the game, OK then.
9 Aug 19:34 2017
I didn't find it to be too hard. I enjoyed it cuz I had to break my habit. And you have plenty of lives to do it
10 Aug 11:21 2017
hehe, I agree 100% with you, except for the 'enjoy' part. ;-) Anyway, nice job to the one who makes these achievements, it must be a lot of time/work to create them.
26 Sep 6:30 2017
contra kicks ass
7 Apr 17:21 2018
i have US rom and J rom, and i cant work achievements. Can you help me?
19 Nov 12:49 2018
Many of the achievements better go to a bonus set...
23 Jan 17:50 2019
Really cool set, thanks for the job, dudes!
14 Apr 10:57 2019
10/10 for originality, 1/10 for stupidly high level of difficulty of some of the achievements, even on softcore mode.
4 Sep 2:16 2019
i have US rom and J rom, and i cant work achievements. Can you help me?
2 Apr 18:49 2020
Gunless didn't trigger even though I beat the game without picking anything up

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High Scores

PosUserPoints
1
1066
2
1066
3
1066
4
1066
5
1066
6
1066
7
1066
8
1066
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1066
10
1066

Leaderboards

No K-code. Most points until victory
6553500
Highest score in one life
6553500
Game Distance including loops
6:03:00.38
Get the highest score
6553500
Get the highest score (konami code)
6553500